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On the lathe, by the lathe: do you have questions? frustrations? tips? This forum is for all the woodturners out there.

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My new Jet 1640evs

04-02-2017 03:56 PM by loiblb

I have had good luck with Jet lathes. This is third one I hav...

7 01-05-2018 03:18 AM
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Old lathe head stock

01-02-2018 04:43 AM by Mervyn

Hi. I’m new here. I have an old montgomery wood lathe. My head stock has a 0....

5 01-03-2018 02:07 AM
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Lathe Choice

09-06-2017 05:21 PM by sgmdwk

OK, I am looking for advice on a purchase I plan.I started turning in Decembe...

14 01-02-2018 11:37 PM
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bowl gouge question

01-02-2018 07:03 PM by Karda

Hi, i noticed that when I am cutting from right to left on the bowl blank th...

2 01-02-2018 10:43 PM
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Advice On Repairing My Lathe

01-01-2018 03:04 PM by JoeNhaRua

Hello All and Happy New Year 2018. Happy Turning! I have a Delta 46-460 la...

7 01-02-2018 08:46 AM
View Karda's profile

lathe turns very slow HELP

11-19-2017 11:18 PM by Karda

I took a piece off the lathe to cut and put it uped the hi speed back on and...

55 01-02-2018 12:40 AM
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English bedan, can be used bevel up?

01-01-2018 09:10 AM by Avi

Hey all, Still a pretty newbie to turning, but I recently got a bedan, after ...

5 01-01-2018 05:40 PM
View BigJon's profile

Building a Lathe, need some ideas.

05-22-2017 01:58 PM by BigJon

Been turning on a 12” HF lathe the past few years and finally smoked th...

36 01-01-2018 01:36 AM
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Can one person set up a lathe?

12-28-2017 03:46 PM by greatview

I’m thinking of replacing my antique Delta lathe with a Laguna 18 36 or...

17 12-31-2017 01:45 PM
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NOVA 1624/44 belt replacement

11-30-2017 03:03 AM by ginasdad

I recently had to replace the drive belt on my Nova 1624 lathe and was in con...

3 12-31-2017 03:20 AM
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Revo 18/36 Lathe

12-30-2017 02:09 AM by Hockey

I did a search on this forum, and it seems that there are a few Laguna Revo 1...

4 12-31-2017 12:46 AM
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A Video I Stumbled Upon

12-29-2017 09:37 AM by Mark Wilson

When I was 11, 12 years old, I didn’t even know what a lathe, or resin,...

5 12-30-2017 03:56 AM
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What's a Good Site For Inexpensive Carbide Tips for Turning Tools?

12-27-2017 07:47 PM by Kelly

Any of you have some good sites for inexpensive carbide tips for our turning ...

9 12-29-2017 10:35 AM
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Best Lathe for under $1000

12-26-2017 07:34 PM by Manitario

I apologize for this topic; I never wanted to be the guy that posts a “...

21 12-29-2017 02:15 AM
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Shellac - I think I love it!

12-26-2017 11:22 PM by Madrona

I’ve been using Zinsser Seal Coat as a sanding sealer for years and it ...

17 12-28-2017 02:54 AM
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Am I Doing Something Wrong???

12-23-2017 09:26 PM by DMiller

In the last 6 months I have taken up woodturning, and have been loving it. O...

32 12-27-2017 11:40 AM
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12-15-2017 11:30 PM by Rhickman

Hey everyone, So I just picked up my first lathe, its a Craftex CX803. I&#...

15 12-26-2017 08:15 PM
View Karda's profile

pith how much to remove

12-25-2017 02:08 AM by Karda

got a pith question. How big is pith, I have removed an inch or so on either ...

12 12-25-2017 10:22 PM
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Problem Securing Workpiece

12-24-2017 01:22 AM by Jerome

Hello and thanks for reading! My current project is currently on hold....

23 12-25-2017 09:37 PM
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Sea Grape wood

07-22-2013 01:22 AM by coachmancuso

I just got back from vacation on Treasure Island Fl. and we where going to th...

6 12-25-2017 12:18 AM

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